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cabbage

cab·bage

cabbage

pronunciation:
kae bihj
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a vegetable with large green or purple leaves that overlap tightly to form a round head.
Sauerkraut is made from cabbage.
 
definition 2: (slang) money.
That's a lot of cabbage to be walking around with!
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: cabbaged, cabbages, cabbaging
definition: to grow in the shape of a head, as a cabbage does.
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Cabbage comes from a French word that means "head."
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